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KBCW
Nov 1, 2012 10:00pm PDT
in normal times, all seem to melt away. >> reporter: both sides acknowledge the storm provided mr. obama with a valuable opportunity to show bipartisan leadership in the closing days of this race. republican new jersey governor and romney supporter chris christie repeatedly praised the president's performance and his compassion. >> you're going to be okay. you're going to be safe. >> reporter: today mr. obama was back in campaign mode deriding governor romney's promise to bring change to washington. >> another $5 trillion tax cut that favors the wealthy isn't change. turning medicare into a voucher is change, but we don't want that change. >> reporter: the president's schedule over the next five days tells you a lot about his strategy. he'll be spending a great deal of time in ohio and wisconsin trying to build a midwest firewall to prevent governor romney from reaching 270 electoral votes. >> we really can't have four more years like the last four years. i know that the obama folks are chanting four more years. our chant is five more days. >> reporter: at a rally in virginia a campaign
KBCW
Nov 4, 2012 8:30am PST
"washington post" abc news tracking poll has president obama and mitt romney in a statistical tie nationally. the republican nominee has a 49 to 48% edge. more likely voters trust romney to handle the economy. when it comes to understanding the economic problems the americans are facing, well, most people think that mr. obama has the edge on that. they have obama living 51-41%. >> and with numbers like that, both parties are out urging people to vote early. in many state turnout, early voting has been heavy. in california, oakland, for example, the early voter turnout is much slower than in 2008. at the alameda county courthouse, the register said the line was only about 20 people long. compare that with 2008 when there were 5 to 600 people waiting to vote and the lines were around the block. >>> jury deliberations are expected to resume tomorrow in a trial of a former san jose principal. lynn -- she's charged with failing to report greg chandler. chandler is a teacher who has been convicted of committing lewd acts on a second grader in 2011. >>> oakland city council is look at covering up t
KBCW
Nov 9, 2012 10:00pm PST
.s. commander in afghanistan, he ofrped highly critical remarks of the obama administration to a -- offered high school critical remarks of the obama administration to rolling stone. he called biden a crown and seemed to question the war effort itself. he was quickly relieved of his duties by president obama. >>> and then there's the challenge facing freshly reelected president obama. a looming tax deadline and a congress that hasn't always been entirely cooperative. >> i'm open to compromise. i'm open to new ideas. i'm committed to solving our fiscal challenges. but i refuse to accept any approach that isn't balanced. i am not going to ask students and seniors and middle class families to pay down the entire deficit while people like me making over $250,000 aren't asked to pay a dime more in taxes. and i've got the pen, ready to sign the bill, right away. >> on the other end, the man who will be necessary for any kind of a tax deal, speaker the republican-controlled house. wyatt andrews went looking for the path to compromise. >> can you give us an idea of where you're going with that? if tax r
KBCW
Nov 11, 2012 8:30am PST
-space at an obama. he's speaking live right now in washington dc. >> well, here's a strange twist to the tech talk all pairs also something new can include something old like guns, homemade guns. guns that metal detectors can't detect. it's all perfectly legal and it's unrelated. cbs five alan martin shows us how 3-d printers are being used to make plastic guns that will fire real, deadly bullets. >> reporter: they come in all shapes and sizes. now there is a whole new way that a piece can be produced. the brainchild of the university of texas law student has become a reality, thanks to something called a 3-d printer. the machine actually looks like a photocopier, it usually generates models like these. >> but the group defends the stripping looking to make a real gun. here's how it works. the design of the gun is programmed into a 3-d printer. printer then shapes a piece of hard plastic into a firewall -- into a fireable weapon. the final schematics will be distributed online, then anyone with a 3-d printer on a computer will be able to print a gun at home. >> we will have the reality of a weapon
KBCW
Nov 3, 2012 10:00pm PDT
states. tracer garcia on the candidates final push. >> president obama is bringing out star power for some of his final campaign events. >> this one goes out to other people who know that their vote can make a difference. >> pop singer katie. hope to rally supporters in wisconsin. the president get four swing states saturday telling voters he kept the promises he made four years ago. >> when i said i ended the war in iraq, i ended it. when i said i ended to ask, don't tell, i ended it. >> voters say the economy is the number one issue on tuesday and president obama says his policies are working. >> our business has created nearly five and a half million new jobs. >> her republican challenger that romney disagrees. >> will have another debt ceiling, and there will be a question of whether there will be a shutdown of government. can you imagine four more years of that going on? >> every vote counts. recent polls show the race is in a dead heat with single digits. the republican nominee is challenging remarks friday, that voting is the best revenge and he's hitting the quotes on the
KBCW
Nov 17, 2012 10:00pm PST
a meltdown. what made his own security detail drag him off stage. ,,,, president obama >>> as the holiday shopping season approaches the push is on to avert the so-called fiscal cliff. president obama urged congress to take action. the president said he had a constructive meeting with congressional leaders. republicans insist that reforms to entitlements must be considered. the stock market its first gain in four days. even with more shopping days this year, during the holiday season it's hard to find the spirit of christmas when the fiscal cliff looms over. retailers are trying new strategies to bring out shoppers. >> reporter: as in years past with elbows sharpened and smart phones in hand, shoppers are getting primed for black friday. the most analyzed day of the retail year and the holiday season opener. the good news for retailers, an early thanksgiving means the season is longer with 33 shopping days. but the economy is still sluggish and washington atmospherics have rattled consumers. >> retailers are concerned. in a recent survey, 72% of consumers say they were changing their shop
KBCW
Nov 5, 2012 10:00pm PST
for the only poll that matters. president obama and mitt romney both threw battleground states on monday for the final push of the e votes for the -- push of the votes for the election day. and he told supporters romney's campaign is the greatest hits collection of failed policies. >> he is trying to pretend that somehow his own ideas did not work and that they are new and they will work this time. >> reporter: wrapping up the last political campaign in ohio and iowa, the president says that the choice on tuesday is a matter of trust. >> you know what i believe. and you know where i stand. and you know i tell the truth. and you know that i will fight for you and your family every single day as hard as i know how. >> reporter: president obama will monitor the returns from his hometown of chicago. mitt romney's campaign will await the results in boston. the republican nominee got a rocking reception in columbus, ohio. that they failed to deliver the change he promised. >> talk is cheap. and a record, it's real, it's earned. change can't be measured in speeches if measured in results. [ che
KBCW
Nov 2, 2012 10:00pm PDT
. this is happening all over. >> reporter: and both sides are well aware that 40 years ago they supported mr. obama 53 to 45% and helped him carry this state. dean renoylds, cbs news, cleveland. >>> and in the bay area, some are taken to the streets in their last push targeting still undecided voters. the one thing that is forcing the ballot counters to work overnight. >> around our district there is probably about at least 8 to 9 corners like this. >> reporter: corners where the schoolteachers are waiting a last-minute battle to encourage voters to support proposition 30 as the state sales on the income tax hike that they say, they would stop more education cuts, targeting undecided voters. those making up their minds in the polling booth or who are waiting until the last possible minute to mail in their ball los -- ballots and plenty of them are. >> if you have not mailed them yet, you are getting risky about that ballot. >> reporter: he has talked to the civic groups, claiming they are still undecided. not about who to pick for president, but about what proposition to support. it shows. >> if you l
KBCW
Nov 7, 2012 10:00pm PST
washington tonight. cooperation. >> hi, guys. >> reporter: president obama and the first family returned to the white house wednesday evening. in his words, more determined about the work that lies ahead. the president laid out part of the second term agenda in his victory speech tuesday night. >> reducing our deficit, reforming our tax code, fixing our immigration system, freeing ourselves from foreign oil. more work to do. >> reporter: he embraced staffers in chicago. he acknowledged he has to bring the country together after a costly and bruising campaign. >> whether i earned your vote or not, i have listened to you. >> reporter: and the g.o.p. listened, too. house speaker john boehner promises the party is ready to get down to business. >> we stand ready to work with you to do what's best for our country. >> reporter: both sides had be put to the test almost immediately. the president and congress will have to work together to overcome the looming fiscal cliff. that would involve automatic drastic spending cuts and tax increases at the end of the year if no deal is reached but both s
KBCW
Nov 22, 2012 10:00pm PST
to help both sides. the obama administration says they will ask congress to increase funding for israel's defense system that helped intercept 80% of the rockets. and the american tax dollars provided assistance to the united organizations supporting the palestinians. both sides are trying to negotiate a more permanent agreement. israel, they want to end the weapon smuggling at gaza. hamas wants to end the border brigade. >>> troops in afghanistan treated on a feast. including turkey and pie where they even got a game of football before dinner. he told members of the armed services earlier today to wish them a happy thanksgiving to thank them for their service. >> this may be the last holiday away from their families as the u.s. winds down the war. >>> for the bay area mission in richmond, today capped off a week of providing meals to the needy. over the past several days, they were able to feed a hot meal to nearly 2,000 people each day. they also managed to give away 1,200 turkeys and all the fixings to the people in the neighborhood. thousands of people today. but one man took it upo
KBCW
Nov 25, 2012 8:30am PST
nicer and more relaxed today. >> this weekend president obama did his part by hitting an independent bookstore in virginia. he took his girls shopping at a store called one more page. he bought books and shook hands of shoppers and employees. >>> well, cyber monday may be more your style. you can find good deals online while keeping your credit and identity safe with this... >> reporter: cyber monday deals aim for the 72 million americans who say they will do holiday shop from the office this year. when shopping online, confirm a website is secure before entering any information. look for an s after http in the url. paying with a credit card will offer more protections than debit. check statements regularly to make sure the only charges are ones you made. keep record of order confirmations and receipt with a designated folder in you your inbox or an app. retailers officially adopted the cyber monday moniker in 2005. seven years later it may be time for a name change with a boom in mobile and consumer shopping from sentence and tablets. a reminder for those that -- sentence and tabl
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